The Resource A force for good : how the American news media have propelled positive change, Rodger Streitmatter

A force for good : how the American news media have propelled positive change, Rodger Streitmatter

Label
A force for good : how the American news media have propelled positive change
Title
A force for good
Title remainder
how the American news media have propelled positive change
Statement of responsibility
Rodger Streitmatter
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Streitmatter, Rodger
Dewey number
302.230973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN 4888 .I53 S74 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Press
  • Press and politics
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Press and politics
  • Press
  • United States
Label
A force for good : how the American news media have propelled positive change, Rodger Streitmatter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Securing humane care for the mentally ill -- Waging war on urban slums -- Protecting America's children -- Creating a better life for African Americans -- Closing down the original Ponzi scheme -- Assuring citizens that "G-men" were keeping them safe -- Stopping smokers from killing themselves -- Celebrating a Jewish Miss America -- Breaking the color barrier in major league baseball -- Giving average citizens more say in choosing their president -- Improving the lives of migrant farm workers -- Popularizing the birth control pill -- Fueling the space race -- Achieving justice for Japanese Americans interned during World War II -- Stopping Catholic priests from sexually abusing little boys -- Redefining the American lesbian -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 229 pages
Isbn
9781442245112
Lccn
2014046658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)894625638
  • (OCoLC)ocn894625638
Label
A force for good : how the American news media have propelled positive change, Rodger Streitmatter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Securing humane care for the mentally ill -- Waging war on urban slums -- Protecting America's children -- Creating a better life for African Americans -- Closing down the original Ponzi scheme -- Assuring citizens that "G-men" were keeping them safe -- Stopping smokers from killing themselves -- Celebrating a Jewish Miss America -- Breaking the color barrier in major league baseball -- Giving average citizens more say in choosing their president -- Improving the lives of migrant farm workers -- Popularizing the birth control pill -- Fueling the space race -- Achieving justice for Japanese Americans interned during World War II -- Stopping Catholic priests from sexually abusing little boys -- Redefining the American lesbian -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 229 pages
Isbn
9781442245112
Lccn
2014046658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)894625638
  • (OCoLC)ocn894625638

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